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#1 Cait

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 03:59 PM

Health:
Anal Hygiene patent [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...-hygene-patent/
Burger King adopts breast feeding policy [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...feeding-policy/
Skin Lightening creams [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...ghtening-cream/
Organ Donors [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...3-organ-donors/
The big donor show [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...big-donor-show/
The influenza pandemic of 1918 [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...ndemic-of-1918/
The need for plastic surgery [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...lastic-surgery/
Vitamin D is good for you--official [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...r-you-official/
Women needed to test orgasm machine [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...orgasm-machine/

Abortion: [for Public policy discussions see Abortion in A-F Index]

Abortion as a form of birth control [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...-birth-control/
Aborted fetuses could be used in IVF
http://www.exisle.ne...vf/#entry114186
Another pill that could cause a revolution [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...e-a-revolution/
Partial Birth Abortions
http://www.exisle.ne...irth-abortions/
Planned Parenthood's big claim [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...oods-big-claim/
Smoking, drinking and abortion [2006]
http://www.exisle.ne...g-and-abortion/


Addiction:
1 in 10 youth gamers addicted to video games [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...to-video-games/
Addiction, family intervention [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...y-intervention/
Alcohol more harmful than heroin/cocaine [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...-heroincocaine/
Clinic for online addicts [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...online-addicts/
Gamblers sue casinos [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...rs-sue-casinos/
Internet addiction treated with electric shocks [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...lectric-shocks/
Man addicted to TV, and he might sue [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...d-he-might-sue/
Soft Addictions [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...oft-addictions/
The faces of addiction [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...s-of-addiction/
Video game addiction as a new Psychiatric disorder [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...atric-disorder/

Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html


#2 Cait

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 04:01 PM

Alcohol:
Alcoholics Anonymous
http://www.exisle.ne...lics-anonymous/
Drinking and driving is legal
http://www.exisle.ne...iving-is-legal/
How hard up are they for beer in Russia [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...beer-in-russia/

Allergies:
Extreme allergies and school food bans [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...hool-food-bans/

Autism:
A positive autism story [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...e-autism-story/
Evidence found for genetic basis for autism [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...sis-for-autism/
Wprking with Austic chiuldren [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...istic-children/

Biology:
Biological basis of sexual preference [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...ual-preference/
Brain differences [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...in-differences/
Pedophilia - a genetic component [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...etic-component/
Why do men have nipples?
http://www.exisle.ne...en-have-nipples

Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html


#3 Cait

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 04:05 PM

Death & End of life health:
Death Counseling [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...ath-counseling/
Human life: Quantity versus quality [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...versus-quality/
Washington State to allow assisted suicide [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...isted-suicides/

Diabetes:
1 in 3 Americans born in 2000 will get diabetes
http://www.exisle.ne...l-get-diabetes/
New diabetes rate up 90 percent in past decade
http://www.exisle.ne...in-past-decade/
Teacher mistakes insulin pump for cell phone [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...-for-cellphone/

Diet & Nutrition:
A food timeline[2006]
http://www.exisle.ne...-food-timeline/
Air Canada service staff get burger coupons bonus [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...r-coupon-bonus/
California to ban trans-fats [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...ban-trans-fats/
Carbonated milk being served in some schools [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...n-some-schools/
Cookie Monster advocating eating healthy [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...eating-healthy/
Dark Chocolate may be good for your heart [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...for-your-heart/
Diet articles unhealthy for teen girls [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...for-teen-girls/
Eating meat vs. being a vegetarian [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...g-a-vegetarian/
High Fat or High Carbohydrates?
http://www.exisle.ne...-carbohydrates/
Is this the right forum to discuss diets?
http://www.exisle.ne...-discuss-diets/
Killer sandwich from Burger King
http://www.exisle.ne...om-burger-king/
Kosher baby formula warning [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...ormula-warning/
New York considers going the fat tax route
http://www.exisle.ne...-fat-tax-route/
Nutritionist gives thumbs up to Big Mac [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...-up-to-big-mac/
Oppressed peoples food [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...d-peoples-food/
Pringles not found to be potato chips [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...e-potato-chips/
Schools testing new diet on kids [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...w-diet-on-kids/
Some baby foods are worse than junk food [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...than-junk-food/
The cost of fatty food
http://www.exisle.ne...-of-fatty-food/
The search for the perfect chocolate [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...fect-chocolate/
Unhealthy foods may cause addiction [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...ause-addiction/

Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html


#4 Cait

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 04:07 PM

Health Care:

2003
BAQT #3: Universal Health Care now
http://www.exisle.ne...ealth-care-now/
British Vs. US Medicine
http://www.exisle.ne...vs-us-medicine/
I can deal with tattos most piercings
http://www.exisle.ne...most-piercings/

2004
Health Care Debate [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...th-care-debate/
How to do Health Care
http://www.exisle.ne...do-health-care/
Official was told to withhold medicare data
http://www.exisle.ne...-medicare-data/
Ranks of poor uninsured rose in 2003
http://www.exisle.ne...d-rose-in-2003/

2005
Americans spend more on less health care
http://www.exisle.ne...ss-health-care/
Health Care proposal
http://www.exisle.ne...-care-proposal/
Health ID cards?
http://www.exisle.ne...ealth-id-cards/
Maintenance fee for the privillege of seeing a Dr.
http://www.exisle.ne...of-seeing-a-dr/
Organs refused while patients die
http://www.exisle.ne...e-patients-die/
Pharmacists denying patients their prescriptions
http://www.exisle.ne...-prescriptions/
Poverty rates rises to 127 percent
http://www.exisle.ne...to-127-percent/
Should lifestyle determine medical entitlement?
http://www.exisle.ne...al-entitlement/

Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html


#5 Cait

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 04:09 PM

Health Care [Con't]

2006
How uncivilized-paying for an epidural [UK]
http://www.exisle.ne...or-an-epidural/
US Gov't experts debate whether to call obese kids obese
http://www.exisle.ne...ese-kids-obese/

2007
Medical Care
http://www.exisle.ne...2-medical-care/
President threatening to veto congress CHIP efforts
http://www.exisle.ne...s-chip-efforts/

2008
700 billion wasted in Health Care
http://www.exisle.ne...in-health-care/
Dr. Krugman:  Obama can't deliver universal healthcare
http://www.exisle.ne...sal-healthcare/
Here's a big reason for the problems with our Health Care
http://www.exisle.ne...th-care-system/
Pro-Life pharmacies
http://www.exisle.ne...ife-pharmacies/
Woman dies in ER waiting room [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...r-waiting-room/

Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html


#6 Cait

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 04:16 PM

Health Care [Con't]

2009
A possible semi-public health care option
http://www.exisle.ne...th-care-option/
A Republican version of Universal health care
http://www.exisle.ne...al-health-care/
Autistic woman with ALS denied lifesaving care
http://www.exisle.ne...ifesaving-care/
Bronze Plans to pay 65% of medical expenses
http://www.exisle.ne...dical-expenses/
Business Week: The Health Insurers have already won
http://www.exisle.ne...ve-already-won/
Dr. Reinhard's health care research and proposals
http://www.exisle.ne...-and-proposals/
Fortune: Baucus bill practically invites employers to drop [coverage]
http://www.exisle.ne...rs-to-drop-cov/
Funny or Die takes on the Health Insurance Industry
http://www.exisle.ne...rance-industry/
Health Care
http://www.exisle.ne...55-health-care/
Health Care Reform
http://www.exisle.ne...lthcare-reform/
Health Care reform - good article on it
http://www.exisle.ne...-article-on-it/
Health Care Reform: myths Vs. facts
http://www.exisle.ne...myths-vs-facts/
How drug industry lobbyists got their way on health care
http://www.exisle.ne...on-health-care/
Income tax on the rich or Excise tax on rich health plans?
http://www.exisle.ne...h-health-plans/
Lack of Insurance kills a person every 12 minutes
http://www.exisle.ne...ery-12-minutes/
Medical bills tied to 60 percent of bankruptcies
http://www.exisle.ne...f-bankruptcies/
Obama OK with ditching public option
http://www.exisle.ne...-public-option/
Obama open to taxing health care benefits
http://www.exisle.ne...-care-benefits/
Obama signs kids health insurance bill
http://www.exisle.ne...insurance-bill/
Republican/Conservative recommendations for Health Care Reform
http://www.exisle.ne...th-care-reform/
RIP robust public option
http://www.exisle.ne...-public-option/
Sen. Jon Kyl on why health insurance plans shouldn't...
http://www.exisle.ne...plans-shouldnt/
Surprise: Health care bill won't reduce health costs
http://www.exisle.ne...e-health-costs/
Tully: Baucus' Legislation a disaster for the middle class
http://www.exisle.ne...e-middle-class/
Universal Health Care seeks to exclude abortion
http://www.exisle.ne...clude-abortion/
We're No. 37 -- in health care that is
http://www.exisle.ne...h-care-that-is/
Where oh where do our Insurance premiums go?
http://www.exisle.ne...ce-premiums-go/
White House willing to back down on public option in health care debate
http://www.exisle.ne...ption-in-healt/
Why the Public Option is necessary
http://www.exisle.ne...n-is-necessary/

ObamaCare:

Health Insurers blame additional rate hikes on health care overhaul

http://www.exisle.ne...-care-overhaul/

Here we go: Obama's health care address to joint session of Congress

http://www.exisle.ne...sion-of-congre/

House passes Health Care Reform Bill

http://www.exisle.ne...re-reform-bill/

Howard Dean urges defeat of Health Care Bill

http://www.exisle.ne...alth-care-bill/

Obamacare: the only exit strategy

http://www.exisle.ne...-exit-strategy/

Pelosi Health Care bill - 111 new bureaucracies

http://www.exisle.ne...-bureaucracies/

When will the HealthCare bill become law?

http://www.exisle.ne...ill-become-law/

WSJ hates Pelosi's healthcare bill

http://www.exisle.ne...ealthcare-bill/


2010

Big News in Health Care
http://www.exisle.ne...in-health-care/
Britain plans to decentralize Health Care
http://www.exisle.ne...ze-health-care/
I can't afford surgery in the US says bargain shopper
http://www.exisle.ne...argain-shopper/
Obama's secret Health Care Army
http://www.exisle.ne...alth-care-army/
Rep. Grayson introduces four page Health Bill
http://www.exisle.ne...ge-health-bill/
Telegraph: Hospital wards to shut in secret NHS cuts [UK]
http://www.exisle.ne...ecret-nhs-cuts/
U.S. Health Care reform - brutal realism here
http://www.exisle.ne...l-realism-time/
Weird Pelosi comment on Health Care
http://www.exisle.ne...on-health-bill/
What the hell is a Cadillac Health Insurance Plan?
http://www.exisle.ne...insurance-plan/









ObamaCare:

4M people could pay fines without Health coverage

http://www.exisle.ne...ealth-coverage/

Analysis: the health legislation increases the National Debt

http://www.exisle.ne...tional-debt-10/

AP notices closed door health bill dealings

http://www.exisle.ne...-bill-dealings/

CBS poll, 62% want GOP to keep fighting ObamaCare

http://www.exisle.ne...ting-obamacare/

First test of HCR high risk pools

http://www.exisle.ne...igh-risk-pools/

For many families health care relief begins today

http://www.exisle.ne...f-begins-today/

Former CBO director--Obamacare increases the deficit

http://www.exisle.ne...es-the-deficit/

Health Bills abstruse language creates potential loophole

http://www.exisle.ne...ntial-loophole/

Musings about this health care bill backlash

http://www.exisle.ne...-bill-backlash/

Pre-existing conditions wiggle room

http://www.exisle.ne...ns-wiggle-room/

Poll:  Many think Health Care Reform should have done more

http://www.exisle.ne...have-done-more/

Public Option is in the House reconciliation bill

http://www.exisle.ne...ciliation-bill/

Six Republican ideas in the Health Care bill

http://www.exisle.ne...alth-care-bill/

The darkest part of the Health Care debate

http://www.exisle.ne...th-care-debate/

The shifting politics of the Insurance mandate

http://www.exisle.ne...urance-mandate/

US Health Care vote

http://www.exisle.ne...alth-care-vote/

Virginia Judge rules key part of ObamaCare unconstitutional

http://www.exisle.ne...constitutional/

What the Health Reform Bill will do

http://www.exisle.ne...m-bill-will-do/



2011
10% of companies expect to drop Health Insurance
http://www.exisle.ne...alth-insurance/
Affordable Care Act explained
http://www.exisle.ne...-act-explained/
Florida Judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional
http://www.exisle.ne...constitutional/
HHS grants more Obamacare waivers
http://www.exisle.ne...macare-waivers/
Long Term care pulled from ObamaCare
http://www.exisle.ne...from-obamacare/
Man robs a bank for medical treatment
http://www.exisle.ne...ical-treatment/
More sickening ObamaCare predictions
http://www.exisle.ne...re-predictions/
My premiums went up 50%
http://www.exisle.ne...ums-went-up-50/
So why is Health Reform unconstitutional?
http://www.exisle.ne...constitutional/
The top 5 failed defenses of RomneyCare
http://www.exisle.ne...-of-romneycare/

2012
Four Hard Truths of Health Care reform
http://www.exisle.ne...th-care-reform/
Healthcare costs
http://www.exisle.ne...althcare-costs/
Overreach ObamaCare vs. the Constitution
http://www.exisle.ne...e-constitution/
Radical health care reform
http://www.exisle.ne...th-care-reform/
What might socialized medicine mean to you [cue twilight zone theme]
http://www.exisle.ne...ght-zone-theme/

Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html


#7 Cait

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 08:45 PM

Health Care Con't

2013

Obamacare

ACA updates

http://www.exisle.ne...01-aca-updates/

FoxNews contributor, Sally Kohns, ObamaCare experience

http://www.exisle.ne...are-experience/

How will Obamacare affect you? good site for answers

http://www.exisle.ne...te-for-answers/

It's time to be skeptical of all sources regarding ObamaCare

http://www.exisle.ne...ding-obamacare/

Lawmakers exempt from Obamacare

http://www.exisle.ne...from-obamacare/

My experience signing up for ObamaCare in California

http://www.exisle.ne...-in-california/

ObamaCare a tax or a penalty

http://www.exisle.ne...y/#entry1474808

ObamaCare tripled in potential total value

http://www.exisle.ne...al-total-value/



2014
Obamacare:

64% now in faor of Obamacare-Bloomberg Poll

http://www.exisle.ne...bloomberg-poll/


Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html


#8 Cait

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 07:43 PM

Medical Ethics:
Abortion and Euthanasia [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...-euthanization/
Building human brains [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...g-human-brains/
Cloned cat sale generates ethics debate [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...-ethics-debate/
Culling the human population [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...man-population/
Doctor/Patient confidentiality upheld [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...tiality-upheld/
Embryos for sale [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...bryos-for-sale/
Human cloning a universal ban [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...-universal-ban/
Life support case a risky precedent MD's warn [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...edent-mds-warn/
Mass Cloning [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...9-mass-cloning/
Quality of life and Physician assisted suicide
http://www.exisle.ne...sisted-suicide/
Rights of the disabled [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...f-the-disabled/
Medical Confidentiality threatened [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...ity-threatened/
Organ sales and theft aren't just urban legends [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...-urban-legends/
The right to live; the respect for life [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...spect-for-life/
The rights of sperm donors [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...f-sperm-donors/
When should life support be cut off? [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...ort-be-cut-off/

Medical History:
On this day in 1954,Polio Vaccine tests begin [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...ne-tests-begin/
US Health Dept experimented on Guatemalans in the 40's [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...ans-in-the-40s/

Medical Marijuana:
Federal Government rules Marijuana has no accepted [medical use] [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...as-no-accepted/

Medical Professionals:
D.O. or M.D.? [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...61171-do-or-md/
Doctor shopping is a crime? [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...ing-is-a-crime/
Doctors going broke [2012]
http://www.exisle.ne...rs-going-broke/
Doctors seek gag orders to stop patient reviews [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...atient-reviews/
Doctors without borders l;eaves Afghanistan [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...es-afghanistan/
Feminizing medicine [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...ising-medicine/
Florida Doctor tells Obama supporters to go elsewhere for care [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...where-for-care/
OctoDoc expelled by medical society [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...edical-society/
Physician of the year awards for sale [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...wards-for-sale/
Wichita doctor takes up fight for abortions [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...-for-abortions/

Medical Research:
2 genes found to switch on and off fat storing in the body [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...ng-in-the-body/
47 of the 53 landmark cancer studies could not be replicated [2012]
http://www.exisle.ne...-be-replicated/
60% of couples OK embryos for research [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...s-for-research/
Cervical cancer jab within a year [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...-within-a-year/
Cocaine and ecstasy cause DNA mutation [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...e-dna-mutation/
Face Transplants [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...ce-transplants/
Japan panel OK's human cloning for research [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...g-for-research/
Jawbone reconstructed from Stem Cells [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...rom-stem-cells/
Modified T-cells might help cure cancer [2006]
http://www.exisle.ne...lp-cure-cancer/
New ecaema and asthma treatments on horizon [2006]
http://www.exisle.ne...nts-on-horizon/
New Study on heart attack management [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...ack-management/
Paralyzed rats made to walk [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...s-made-to-walk/
Rare chromosome disorder [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...osome-disorder/
Scientists may have found a cure for Alzheimers [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...for-alzheimers/
STD's research [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...-stds-research/
Study: Alcohol, tobacco, worse than drugs [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...rse-than-drugs/
Study: Artificial Sweetners increase weight gain odds [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...ight-gain-odds/
Study quantifies orphanage link to IQ [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...age-link-to-iq/
Study sees parking lot dust as a cancer risk [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...-a-cancer-risk/
Taking the nature out of reproduction [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...f-reproduction/

Stem Cell Research:

Embryonic stems cells without the embryo [2007]

http://www.exisle.ne...out-the-embryo/

Obama to end Bush's embryonic stem cell limits on Monday [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...mits-on-monday/

Possible stem cell sperm and ova [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...-sperm-and-ova/

Stem Cell cure hope for baldness [2007]

http://www.exisle.ne...e-for-baldness/
Stem Cell debate to be funky lil footnote in history now [2007]

http://www.exisle.ne...in-history-now/

Stem Cell transplant cures HIV Berlin Patient [2010]

http://www.exisle.ne...berlin-patient/


Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html


#9 Cait

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 06:55 PM

Medicare & Medicaid:
Dems mull dropping medicare expansion [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...care-expansion/
Houston Chronicle: Texas doctors fleeing Medicare [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...eeing-medicare/
Medicare [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...60732-medicare/
Medicare for all who want it [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...ll-who-want-it/
Medicare to pay for 93,000 prostate cancer drug [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...te-cancer-drug/
Re-defining rape for medicaid purposes [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...icaid-purposes/


Medicine:
8-organ transplant baby makes recovery [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...makes-recovery/
A Pregnant man [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...a-pregnant-man/
Blind man regains sight with the help of son's tooth [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...-of-sons-tooth/
Breast Cancer being over diagnosed [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...over-diagnosed/
Male Pregnancy??? [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...male-pregnancy/
Paralyzed, misdiagnosed, comatose for 23 years [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...e-for-23-years/
Paralyzed student walks at graduation [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...-at-graduation/
Psoriasis is not contagious
http://www.exisle.ne...not-contagious/
SnowWorld [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...7997-snowworld/
Three transplant patients die of rabies [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...-die-of-rabies/
UK soldier dies after transplant of smoker's lungs [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...-smokers-lungs/
Why you should always shake your doctors hand [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...r-doctors-hand/
Woman dies after life spent in iron lung [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...t-in-iron-lung/

Men's Health:
German Court circumcision on boys is an assault [2012]
http://www.exisle.ne...oys-an-assault/
Male Birth Control [2012]
http://www.exisle.ne...-birth-control/
The latest in cancer prevention for men [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...ention-for-men/

Mental Health:
A question about the soul of a person with multiple personalities [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...-personalities/
CDC can't link gun control to violent crime
http://www.exisle.ne...-violent-crime/
Confront your fear therapy for phobias [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...py-for-phobias/
Depression, suicide, and Spalding Gray [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...-spalding-gray/
Kids, teenagers, and depression [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...and-depression/
Man's apartment encased in aluminum foil [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...-aluminum-foil/
Self-harmers to be given clean blades [2006]
http://www.exisle.ne...n-clean-blades/
The Illusions of Psychiatry [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...-of-psychiatry/

Obesity:
CDC: Obesity gains on tobacco as top death factor [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...p-death-factor/
More people obese than going hungry [2006]
http://www.exisle.ne...n-going-hungry/
Obese kids have arteries of 45 year olds [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...f-45-year-olds/
Obesity linked to lack of sleep [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...-lack-of-sleep/
The dangers of cutting weight [2006]
http://www.exisle.ne...cutting-weight/

Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html


#10 Cait

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 06:55 PM

Pharmaceuticals, and Drug Companies [Big Pharma]:
Big Pharma wubs health care reform [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...th-care-reform/
Bizarre sleepwalking linked to sleeping pill [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...-sleeping-pill/
Cancer cure insured, but as I said, non one wants it. [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...o-one-wants-it/
Debate on selling morning after pill over the counter [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...-over-the-coun/
Disposable heroes: Using Vets as guinea pigs [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...as-guinea-pigs/
Ebola vaccine trials to begin
http://www.exisle.ne...e-trials-start/
Glaxo pleads guilty-fined 3B for drug marketing [2012]
http://www.exisle.ne...drug-marketing/
New dreug proven to work [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...proven-to-work/
PhARMA and the White House in a legislation for ads deal
http://www.exisle.ne...n-for-ads-deal/
PhRMA goes on ad blitz in support of ObamaCare [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...t-of-obamacare/
Should expensive biologic drugs take 7 years longer to become generics? [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...ecome-generics/
Slew of drugs proven not to work [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...en-not-to-work/
Suicide warning sought for antidepressants [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...ntidepressants/
Tylenol recall expands [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...recall-expands/
Viagra may cause vision loss [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...se-vision-loss/
Vioxx,Celebrex, znd heart attacks [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...-heart-attacks/
Vioxx to return [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...ioxx-to-return/



Pregnancy, Childbirth, Infertility & Birth Control and Women's Health:

If you were having a baby would you want to know the gender [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...ld-you-want-to/

  Birth Control & Contraception:

Birth Control [2011]

http://www.exisle.ne...-birth-control/

Male contraception [2008]

http://www.exisle.ne...-contraceptive/

Plan B, morning after pill, vending machines [2012]

http://www.exisle.ne...ending-machine/

Removal of IUD without consent

http://www.exisle.ne...ithout-consent/


Child rearing:

Child gets plastic surgery to avoid bullies [2011]

http://www.exisle.ne...-avoid-bullies/

Parents keep baby's gender secret [2011]

http://www.exisle.ne...-gender-secret/

The new normal--a child out of wedlock [2012]

http://www.exisle.ne...out-of-wedlock/

TV causes learning lags in infants [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...ags-in-infants/

Woman gives 8 yr old daughter botox [2011]

http://www.exisle.ne...daughter-botox/



Infertility & Fertility treatments:


Fertility doctor will let parents build their own baby [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...their-own-baby/

First mother-mother to be created [2005]

http://www.exisle.ne...-to-be-created/

I.V.F. [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...opic/33761-ivf/

Now you can't have IVF [2007]

http://www.exisle.ne...-cant-have-ivf/

Whose embryo is it anyway? [2006]

http://www.exisle.ne...o-is-it-anyway/

Woman having second set of quadruplets [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...of-quadruplets/



Pregnancy:

A fetus at 10-12 weeks old [2011]

http://www.exisle.ne...0-12-weeks-old/

Can at term pregnant women be denied medical decisions [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...ical-decisions/

Every woman potential pregnant [2006]
http://www.exisle.ne...ntial-pregnant/

High school has 4 times the usual teen pregnancy [2008]

http://www.exisle.ne...pregnancy-rate/

Pregnant woman kicked out of pub [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...ked-out-of-pub/

Teenage birthrate rises for first time since '91 [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...-time-since-91/


Child Birth:

It's kid #17 for the Duggars family [2007]

http://www.exisle.ne...duggars-family/

Mom has quadruplets 3 years after triplets [2006]

http://www.exisle.ne...after-triplets/

Mother of octuplets already has 6 kids [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...ady-has-6-kids/

Shrimp boat cook gives birth at sea [2007]

http://www.exisle.ne...s-birth-at-sea/

Twins born from two wombs [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...from-two-wombs/


Women's Health:

I stand with Planned Parenthood [2011]

http://www.exisle.ne...ned-parenthood/

Komen cuts planned parenthood grants
http://www.exisle.ne...cs#entry1412843


Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html


#11 Cait

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Posted 20 November 2012 - 06:55 PM

Public Health:


Dirty Dining [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...1-dirty-dining/
Dirty Dining [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...1-dirty-dining/
Hepatitis outbreak in Pittsburgh
http://www.exisle.ne...-in-pittsburgh/
Meat from farm may have had human remains
http://www.exisle.ne...-human-remains/
Mice Infected with bubonic plague missing [2005]
http://www.exisle.ne...plague-missing/
NYC issues water warning for lead [2010]
http://www.exisle.ne...rning-for-lead/
Overnight shift to be classified as probable cancer cause [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...e-cancer-cause/
Study cites toxins in farmed salmon [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...-farmed-salmon/
Texas Gov and the vaccine [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...nd-the-vaccine/
Wearing hospital scrubs twice + in between washes [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...between-washes/
Why I won't buy meat in the US [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...meat-in-the-us/


AIDS:

Anti-AIDS gel in the works [2005]

http://www.exisle.ne...l-in-the-works/

Canadian researchers fine gene that may block HIV [2008]

http://www.exisle.ne...-may-block-hiv/

Gates AIDS funds yield mixed results [2007]

http://www.exisle.ne...-mixed-results/

HIV positive man a real and present danger, court hear...[2007]

http://www.exisle.ne...ger-court-hear/

New HIV strand [2005]

http://www.exisle.ne...new-hiv-strand/

New potential AIDS treatment to soon enter human testing [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...-human-testing/

NIH conducted AIDS research on fodter kids [2005

http://www.exisle.ne...on-foster-kids/

Red Cross pleads guilty to spreading HIV blood [2005]

http://www.exisle.ne...ding-hiv-blood/

To fight AIDS, Indian ads channel manliness [2006]

http://www.exisle.ne...nnel-manliness/

UN makes new plea in AIDS fight [2005]

http://www.exisle.ne...-in-aids-fight/

Washington to pioneer HIV awareness and testing [2006]

http://www.exisle.ne...ss-and-testing/

World AIDS day [2003]

http://www.exisle.ne...world-aids-day/

World AIDS day December 1, 2004

http://www.exisle.ne...ecember-1-2004/

World is losing the AIDS fight [2004]

http://www.exisle.ne...the-aids-fight/


Avian Flu, Swine Flu & flu:

2000 Swine Flu cases at US University [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...-us-university/

67 Air Force cadets stricken with Swine Flu [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...with-swine-flu/

About the flu vaccine [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...he-flu-vaccine/

Avian Flu pandemic feared [2005]

http://www.exisle.ne...andemic-feared/

Scientists predict worldwide flu outbreak [2003
http://www.exisle.ne...e-flu-outbreak/

Scottish swan has deadly strain of Bird Flu [2006]

http://www.exisle.ne...in-of-bird-flu/

Swine Flu deaths spur global epidemic fears [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...epidemic-fears/

WHO officially declares Swine Flu a pandemic [2009]

http://www.exisle.ne...flu-a-pandemic/


Food recalls:

13 Deaths linked to tainted cantaloupes in US [2011]

http://www.exisle.ne...taloupes-in-us/

Candy bar said to have toxic lead levels [2004]

http://www.exisle.ne...ic-lead-levels/
Death by chocolate cookies recalled [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...okies-recalled/

Melamine laced chocolate--yum [2008]

http://www.exisle.ne...-chocolate-yum/

Peanut Butter recall-salmonella outbreak [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...nella-outbreak/

Taco Bell E. Coli outbreak [2006]
http://www.exisle.ne...-coli-outbreak/
Tainted food daily problem in Asia [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...roblem-in-asia/

Toothpaste recall, antifreeze chemical in it [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...chemical-in-it/


Mad Cow Disease:

Mad Cow Disease here
http://www.exisle.ne...w-disease-here/

Mad Cow Disease in USA being investigated [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...g-investigated/

So what is happening with the US mad cow [2005

http://www.exisle.ne...the-us-mad-cow/

You'd think checking against mad cow was a good thing [2007]

http://www.exisle.ne...s-a-good-thing/


Polio:

Millions given infected polio vaccine in AU [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...-vaccine-in-au/
Polio spreads to two more countries [2004]
http://www.exisle.ne...more-countries/



SARS:
Big Break in finding SARS cure
http://www.exisle.ne...ding-sars-cure/
China: Break quarantine and die
http://www.exisle.ne...intine-and-die/

The fate of the doctor who exposed China's SARS [2004]

http://www.exisle.ne...ed-chinas-sars/

Um.. do they know how SARS spreads yet
http://www.exisle.ne...rs-spreads-yet/

WHO hunts SARS links from China waitress to civets [2004]

http://www.exisle.ne...ress-to-civets/


STD's [Sexually transmitted Diseases]

Drug resistant potentially deadly bacteria being transmitted sexually [2008]

http://www.exisle.ne...itted-sexually/

[STD's] Found in quarter of teenage girls [2008]

http://www.exisle.ne...-teenage-girls/

You've got mail.. and an STD [2008]

http://www.exisle.ne...ail-and-an-std/


Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html


#12 Cait

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Posted 19 October 2013 - 11:33 AM

Sex & Sex Education:
Bi-sexuality not a phase [2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...ty-not-a-phase/
Human Sexuality [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...uman-sexuality/
Let's talk about the age of consent
http://www.exisle.ne...age-of-consent/
No matter the approach, sex ed works [2007]
http://www.exisle.ne...h-sex-ed-works/
Risks of female masturbation [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...n-according-to/
Sex for early teens less harmful
http://www.exisle.ne...s-less-harmful/
Sexual Orientation and Pedophilia
http://www.exisle.ne...and-pedophelia/
So what are peoples sexual orientation
http://www.exisle.ne...al-orientation/

Smoking:
A new cigarette hazard-third hand smoke [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...ird-hand-smoke/
Have kids persuade parents to quit smoking [2006]
http://www.exisle.ne...o-quit-smoking/
Marijuana use and smoking connected [2003]
http://www.exisle.ne...king-connected/
Smokers are banned from fostering [children][2008]
http://www.exisle.ne...from-fostering/
Third hand smoke a sham? [2009]
http://www.exisle.ne...d-smoke-a-sham/
Tobacco may kill 1 billion this century
http://www.exisle.ne...n-this-century/
US Health Official wants to ban Tobacco
http://www.exisle.ne...to-ban-tobacco/

Vaccinations:
CDC doctor opposes law for Gardasil vaccine [2011]
http://www.exisle.ne...rdasil-vaccine/

Rules for surviving an Autocracy:

Rule#1: Believe the Autocrat.
Rule#2: Do not be taken in by small signs of normality.
Rule#3: Institutions will not save you.
Rule#4: Be outraged.
Rule#5: Don't make compromises.
Rule#6: Remember the future.

Source:
http://www2.nybooks....r-survival.html






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